Lights on, nobody home

ALCONA – A Barrie teen was arrested for being intoxicated after his car was found abandoned but running, lights on, in the middle of Foxhill Street.

Woman scammed

BRADFORD – A local woman has lost $4,000 in the 'Mystery Shopper' scam.

Women blocked from driving

Bystanders blocked two women from both loading children into a vehicle and driving it Wednesday afternoon in south- Barrie.

PACKET & TIMES FILE PHOTO Mayor-elect Steve Clarke, right, is pictured with Ward 1 councillor-elect Ted Emond.

Ready for the job

Orillia’s mayor-elect won’t be taking over for at least another month, but he’s eager to get down to business.

(QMI Agency file photo)

Power tools taken, pawned

A mother-son duo face charges after power tools were lifted from a south- Barrie hardware store and then taken to a downtown pawn shop.

Barrie city council's three newest councillors will be sworn in during a ceremony on Dec. 1. From left are Rose Romita (Ward 2), Mike McCann (Ward 10) and Sergio Morales (Ward 9). IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER

New councillors ready to dive in

The three newest members of Barrie city council are preparing for their first meeting on Monday, Dec. 1 where they will be sworn in and officially beg

RIDE patrol

Barrie city police stopped 93 vehicles during an overnight RIDE spot check and gave alcohol screening tests to three drivers.

Featured Businesses

Go to the Marketplace »